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Virtues of Madinah

B i s m i l l a a h i r R a h m a a n i r R a h e e m السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Virtues of Madinah Masjid Quba: It is about two miles south-west from Masjid-an Nabawi. This is the very …

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Shining a Torch at the Sun

Subject: Shining a Torch at the Sun By Maulana Khalid Dhorat (Masjid Hamzah, Erasmia) Couldn’t Sam Bacile think of a better name for his blasphemous anti-Muslim movie? A producer who cannot even choose a title will certainly make a mess of the movie itself. And so it was! With the …

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50 Laws pertaining to hajj

by Mufti AH Elias These laws will aid that scholar, student and hajji travelling for Hajj this year. Please keep safe and abide by these laws. 1.Hajj is the Ibaadaat relating to the body and wealth. 2. Once Hajj becomes Fardh it should be performed, can be delayed. There is …

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10 steps to a happier life!

ASSALAMU-ALAIKUM! by Ustahdha Bint Ahmad Source: ilmgate.org Each and every human is in pursuit of happiness, whether it be a child, or an adult, a Muslim or a non-Muslim, and this is a true fact. In order to achieve this true happiness, one must comprehend what this emotion really is. …

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Miscellaneous Laws of Qurbani

The Qurbani Animal It is permissible to slaughter a goat, sheep, cow, bull, buffalo or camel, male or female for Qurbani. The minimum age of: (a) A goat, sheep, or ram is one full year, (b) A cow, bull or buffalo is two years old, and (c) A camel five …

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Why did Muhammad Peace be upon Him marry several women?

Why did Muhammad Peace be upon Him marry several women? Whenever Prophet Muhammad’s name emerges, the image in many people’s minds is a man with many wives. For Muslims, his multiple marriages had meaning and immense implications for Islam, and by extension, the history of the world. Needless to say, …

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Qurbani / Udhiyya

The Virtues and Laws of Qurbani/Udhiyya “It is neither their flesh nor their blood that reaches Allah, but it is your Taqwa that reaches Him…” (Surah Hajj) Ibraheem (Alayhis Salaam) had two alternatives: either to follow the cry of his heart or to submit to the call of his Creator. …

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25 Ways to Enter Jannah

25 Ways to Enter Jannah Our Beloved Prophet SalAllahu Alaihi Wasallam, said: 1. “Whoever meets Allah without ascribing anything to Him will enter Jannah.” [Bukhari] 2. “Whoever believes (has Imaan) in Allah and His Messenger (sal Allahu alayhi wa sallam), and establishes the prayer and fasts the month of Ramadan, …

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Sabr – Most Precious Gift to a Mu’min

Sabr – Most Precious Gift to a Mu’min One of the great results and precious fruits of our freedom and emancipation from servitude to our carnal self is patience in calamities and misfortunes. In other words, Sabr means restraining ourselves from complaining about hidden anguish. Sabr produces many excellent results, …

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Wills and Estates

Wills and Estates The Shariah laws of wills and estate are by Divine Order. We do not have any discretion in that. Furthermore, wills and estates are one of those issues of Shariah where a person’s Abdiyyat (servitude) is really challenged and tested. It is human nature to be materialistically …

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